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Skin Cancer Screening References

  1. Christenson LJ, Borrowman TA, Vachon CM, et al. Incidence of basal cell and squamous cell carcinomas in a population younger than 40 years. JAMA 2005;294(6):681-90. [PubMed Abstract]

  2. Lewis K. Nonmelanoma Skin Cancer Mortality. Arch Dermatol 2004;140:837-42. [PubMed Abstract]

  3. Welch HG, Woloshin S, Schwartz LM. Skin biopsy rates and incidence of melanoma: population based ecological study. BMJ-Epub 2005:1-4. 331:481-485. [PubMed Abstract]

  4. Helfand M, Mahon SM, Eden KB, Frame PS, Orleans CT. Screening for skin cancer. Am J Prev Med 2001;20(3 Suppl):47-58. [PubMed Abstract]

  5. Gandini, F, Cattaruzza MS, Pasquini P, Abeni D, Boyle P, Melchi CF. Meta-analysis of risk factors for cutaneous melanoma: I. Common and atypical naevi. Eur J Cancer. 2005 ;41:28-44. [PubMed Abstract]

  6. Kefford RF, Newton Bishop JA, Bergman W, Tucker MA. Counseling and DNA testing for individuals perceived to be genetically predisposed to melanoma: A consensus statement of the Melanoma Genetics Consortium. J Clin Oncol. 1999;17(10):3245-518. [PubMed Abstract]

  7. Kefford R, Bishop JN, Tucker M, et al. Genetic testing for melanoma. Lancet Oncol. 2002 3:653-654. [PubMed Abstract]